Spike TV confirmed today, that Kevin “Kimbo Slice” Ferguson would indeed make his UFC debut on December 5 as part of “The Ultimate Fighter: Heavyweights” finale fight card emanating from The Pearl at the Palms Casino Resort in Las Vegas, NV.

Slice’s opponent will be announced at a later date, pending on what transpires on the special two-hour “The Ultimate Fighter” episode on Wednesday, December 2 (9:00-11:00pm ET/PT). Despite suffering a loss in episode 3 to Roy Nelson, Slice has the opportunity to return to fight on the show if a cast mate is injured and compete for the coveted title of “The Ultimate Fighter.”

Despite the teaser text included in the press release, it is expected that Slice will face off with Houston Alexander in a catch weight contest contracted for 215 pounds.